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Postgraduate Certificate in Data Science

Data science holds the key to the future in the contemporary corporate world. In fact, it helps companies to make smarter decisions, to predict information and to enhance the quality of products.

A data science qualification will arm you with the knowledge to manipulate data sets and create visual representations to communicate results efficiently.

You will be taught by experts who have industry experience and will make use of real-life case studies to enhance your learning experience

Postgraduate Certificate in Data Science

Key Facts

  • Certified by: CPD-Continuing Professional Development
  • Duration: 12 weeks | 4 classes per week
  • Mode of Study: To be confirmed
  • Intake Dates: May 2021
  • Tuition Fees: £4,000

(Flexible payment plans and group discounts available)

Course Structure

The Postgraduate Certificate in Data Science is made up of four modules:

Data Science: Principles, Tools and Best Practices

This module will investigate what data science is and will cover common terminology such as ‘big data,’ ‘data mining’ and ‘curation of data.’

  • Intake: May 2021
  • Study mode: To be confirmed

Data Processing and Analytics

Every time we type a text message, post a photo on social media, order a parcel or a taxi online we generate data businesses rely on. This module will teach learners how data can be harnessed, examined, analysed and put forward effective visualisations.

  • Intake: May 2021
  • Study mode: To be confirmed

Data Visualisation and Communication

A data analyst, scientist or engineer nowadays should be capable of mining data and recognising patterns within them and revealing insights. By the end of the module, you will be able to produce visual outputs including various types of graphs that not only communicate clearly but also stimulate viewer engagement and attention.

  • Intake: May 2021
  • Study mode: to be confirmed

Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning

On this module, learners can expect an overview of the mathematical foundations of machine learning and its workflow. You will also learn about predictive analysis as this is the basis of machine learning.

  • Intake: May 2021
  • Study mode: To be confirmed

Cybersecurity Essentials for Data Scientists

Data scientists must ensure their organisation’s data and networks remain protected. This module will provide you with contemporary knowledge regarding security threats facing organisational networks and emerging technologies

  • Intake: May 2021
  • Study mode: To be confirmed
Postgraduate Certificate in Data Science

Career Prospects:

Data scientists are needed across many sectors, ranging from finance and government to science.

  • General mathematical background. Notions of statistics, probabilities and algebra.

  • Basic understanding of computations Optional: familiarity with coding (python or R) Optional: Professional experience in management, finance, IT or other

  • Fluency in English

  • Personal Computer with minimum:

    • Intel Atom® processor or Intel® Core™ i3 processor

    • 1GB RAM

    • 4GB Disk space

    • Operating systems: Windows* 7, macOS, Linux

*This course is planned to run in September. However, it is subject to student demand. For more information, speak to one of our advisors on: +44 (0) 20 3435 4644.

Meet Our Delegates

Laila Machado
“After this course, I have the tools to better explain myself and to give the best arguments, I can contribute better with marketing plans or communication plans’’
Laila Machado
Executive Education
Iliyana Stamatova
“What I enjoyed most about the course where that they are very practical, they literally give you an arsenal of tools.’’
Iliyana Stamatova
Advanced certificate in management consulting and project management
Ikechi Okereke
“I decided to study the course because of the benefits it would have on my career, after going through the contents and the modules of the programme, it covered areas that are of interest to me.’’
Ikechi Okereke
Postgraduate certificate in finance

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